When you feel remembered--when someone acknowledges and leans in, it is so powerful. You feel seen and heard and chosen. There's nothing more deflating than having to introduce yourself to a person for the 49th time, and they have no clue who you are. It feels empty. That's why I love to connect with people--we… Continue reading Forget Me Not
Many people in the course of these years of blogging in infertility or teaching in the midst have come to me or commented on how my blogs have encouraged them in the weight of their journeys. Some that I suspected might struggle, some who I had no clue were struggling... Some of you might say,… Continue reading Why I share vulnerable places…
In the last few days I have had several conversations that remind me that our feelings can be tricky. We have feelings for a reason. They help us express joy and enjoy life. They can be exhilirating. They often can alert us to something big going on in our heart and relationships. Feelings are not… Continue reading Feelings, Whoa, Whoa, Whoa, Feelings…
As I looked toward this new year, I am overwhelmed. Yes, we are having a baby (still sounds crazy to say), but that is not until June. I am seemingly overwhelmed by every task and relationship I face even before the new year rolls. This Christmas season has been busy. We traveled for… Continue reading A humble entrance
It seems that everytime I post something I am learning or convicted with, the week following gives another chance to learn even more. The last post was about need--and I have been driven to even more need this week. Physically I have been in need from the way I feel on hormones. Emotionally I… Continue reading Layers
The Ongoing Need For The Gospel. I am willing to beat this drum until my death. This is our life--take it, know it, treasure it. We do not outgrow the gospel. This is a great article to remind us again.
Check out this blog post at WDC. I hope it will be an encouragement to you.